Black History, Bridging the Gap, and the Power of Storytelling with Chakita Patterson of United Street Tours

Black History, Bridging the Gap, and the Power of Storytelling with Chakita Patterson of United Street Tours

In this episode, Jen and Chakita talk about Black History month, the information gap that exists in our historical understanding, and how we can use history as a bridge.

Chakita is the founder of United Street Tours, a speaker, and a consultant with a passion for creating and promoting growth mindsets. United Street Tours is a walking tour company based in Nashville, TN that specializes in black history. The tours put an unconventional spin on city tours, featuring buried stories that were left out of the storyline.

The Importance of History and Doing Our Work with Cedric Lundy of Token Confessions Podcast

Today’s episode is from the archives of Ooh, She’s Speaking. Join Jen for a conversation with Cedric Lundy of Token Confessions Podcast as they talk about the importance of history, relational proximity, doing our work, and how we can move closer to racial conciliation.

Whitewashing Dr. King, and Realities of Racism in the North with Noah Lomax

It’s MLK day, and Jen is continuing her conversation with Noah Lomax. In today’s episode, she talks about how we need to reject the temptation to turn Dr. King into feel-good memes so we can continue the radical work he started, and Noah shares his insights into racism in the North vs. the South and why we have much work to do.